Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Travel

Saudi: Haj Packages on a budget

If you’re planning a Haj trip and don’t have money to burn, the Saudi Ministry of Haj and Umrah has you covered. The Ministry estimates...

Qantas passengers stranded in Dubai for nearly two days

Qantas has described an almost two-day delay for passengers on their way back to Sydney from Dubai as “very unusual” as travelers are now...

Maiden Hajj flight reaches Jeddah

The first Hajj flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines carrying 418 pilgrims landed at Jeddah safely. Bangladesh Ambassador in Saudi Arabia Golam Mosih, counsel general, Jeddah,...

Flights to Bahrain from Ethiopia

Addis Ababa based Ethiopian Airlines will commence services to Bahrain effective August 17, 2017, with the latest B737-800 New Generation with Sky Interior. Bahrain, a nation comprising more than...

Federation of Indian airlines (FIA) says no to additional flights by...

The Federation of Indian Airlines (FIA) has opposed a plan by the civil aviation ministry to allow Dubai-based carriers to launch 21 flights a...

Saudi’s first club–for camels!

A camel club was established for the first time in Saudi Arabia following a decree issued by King Salman. The Saudi king announced the inauguration...

Europe vacation? Beware the car hire rip-off techniques

Car hire firms are stinging holidaymakers with rip-off charges for scratches, child car seats and petrol refills, a Money Mail investigation has found. We can...

What’s it like flying Qatar Airways right now?

  Strange images of Hamad International Airport in Doha circled the world early last month. After a diplomatic row that saw Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt...

Israel Seeking Saudi Flight Deal to Bring Pilgrims to Mecca

Israel is trying to persuade Saudi Arabia to allow it to send special Hajj pilgrimage flights to Mecca, building on Trump administration efforts to strengthen cooperation...

Oman: Head for the mountains to escape the heat

Photo - Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort - Cliff Pool Villa Pool Oman is getting ready to welcome GCC visitors this summer season. With...

Most Recent

Stay updated with the latest INSIDER news for the Gulf

Enter your e-mail address to receive essential weekly updates. We WON'T SPAM, that's a PROMISE!

Choose which Expats section you want to subscribe in: